All Type Articles

Scaffold exhibition sells out
Annual scaffolding tradeshow poised to break records as event sells out months in advance
Internships Fill Engineering Pipeline for OEM
Stellar Industries gives engineering interns practical experience intended to keep them coming back for more — even full-time employment.
TPPL batteries in material handling applications: today and tomorrow
Max Khabur of OneCharge looks at thin plate pure lead (TPPL) batteries for electric forklifts and examines their future competing with their lithium counterparts.
Herc acquires access equipment specialist
Deal will add thousands of aerials to Herc’s fleet alongside four new locations
JCB to debut new telescopic boom
JCB will showcase its first its first North American telescopic boom at ARA 
US contractor fined US$1m for ‘ongoing disregard for safety laws’
New Jersey firm cited for failure to provide fall protection
Skanska reports record order backlog of US$22 billion
Construction backlog at “historically high level” as Skanska delivers year-end results.
‘Lego’ project wins innovation awards for first US build
Company’s modular build in Florida wins two global awards
Point of Rental acquires equipment inspection tool
Company aims to “transform the rental industry” 
World of Concrete attendance up 23%
Annual masonry show saw surge in attendees as it celebrated 50 years
US construction company fined after heat illness kills worker
An Alabama, US, contractor was cited for the heat illness death that claimed a 33-year-old worker.
Walter Paul Manning, Jr.: 1943-2024
Longtime construction and industrial hoist veteran passes away at the age of 80
Project report: BrandSafway’s work in NYC
BrandSafway’s innovative solution saw it take home the SAIA’s Mast Driven Platforms Project of the Year Award
Apprenticeships help OEMs with employee recruitment, retention
Manufacturers can make use of apprenticeship programs to foster loyalty in employees and gain a high-quality workforce.
Extinguishing EV fires poses unique challenges
When lithium ion batteries catch fire, they burn differently from internal combustion engines. Fighting those fires poses difficulties in vehicle fire suppression
JLG benefits from higher sales and acquisition
Higher fourth quarter sales and income cap successful year for access and telehandler OEM 
Scaffold Builders Challenge winners announced
Eight teams duked it out for one to be crowned chamption at the SAIA’s event during World of Concrete
SAIA brings scaffold challenge to World of Concrete
Eight teams will compete in scaffolding building challenge during World of Concrete this week
Column: Protecting workers from falling objects
David Glabe provides ‘fun facts’ about falling object protection
Genie to launch VR training
Shown exclusively to ALH in early January, the tech-forward training will be used in conjunction with
Load More